Spain

Jewish festival held in recently discovered Spanish synagogue

The Southern Costa Blanca Jewish Community its first service in the recently excavated ruins of Lorca synagogue in Murcia.

Vandals replace Holocaust memorial plaque with far-right graffiti in Spain

Vandals have ripped the plaque from a monument which commemorates victims of the Holocaust in the Spanish city of Murcia and scrawled far-right graffiti on it.

Spanish festival celebrates culture and history of Inquisition victims

Taking place for the 22nd consecutive year, the festival takes its name from the Jews who converted to Roman Catholicism in Spain or Portugal during the 14th and 15th centuries.

Moroccan migrant arrested in Spain over alleged incitement against Jews

Authorities in the Canary Islands in Spain arrested an illegal immigrant from Morocco for allegedly inciting on social media hatred against Jews.

Spanish city uninvites Israeli orchestra under pressure from BDS movement

A Spanish municipality disinvited an Israeli orchestra and ballet group from its autumn cultural program.

Spain’s third largest city votes to boycott Israel

Following Valencia's vote to boycott Israel, the leader of Spain’s third-largest party called the Jewish state a “criminal country” during an interview aired by a public television broadcaster.

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